Conferences, seminars, researches

  • 25 August 2011, 17:01 | Announcements | 

    Pre-Frankfurt Rights Show: ChristianTrade’s Marketsquare Europe To Take Place in Kyiv

    ChristianTrade Association International is organizing a two-day translation rights show in Kiev, Ukraine. The event, 7 – 8 October, will take place just before the Frankfurt International Book Fair.

  • 8 July 2011, 11:25 | Christians of Evangelical Faith | 

    Several thousand Pentecostals take part in national youth congress in Zhytomyr region

    The opening ceremony of the 14th national congress of young Ukrainian evangelical Christians took place on July 6, 2011, in the Zhytomyr Oblast. Traditionally, 3 to 6 thousand Christians from all regions of Ukraine gather at the youth forum. This year there are delegates from Russia, Belarus, Latvia, Poland, Germany, USA, and other countries.

  • 25 May 2011, 10:01 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    International Conference on 1150th Anniversary of Discovery in Crimea of Relics of St. Clement of Rome Held

    On May 24, an international Conference “St. Clement of Rome in the Context of the Missions of Saints Cyril and Methodius” was held on the occasion of the 1150th anniversary of the discovery by Cyril and Methodius of the relics of St. Clement of Rome in the Crimea.

  • 20 May 2011, 11:02 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    International Scholarly Conference 'Byzantine-Slavonic Hymnography and Church Monody' Held at Ukrainian Catholic University

    The 7th International Scholarly Conference “Byzantine-Slavonic Hymnography and Church Monody” was held at the Ukrainian Catholic University in Lviv on May 17-19.

  • 20 May 2011, 10:52 | Religious mass media and Internet | 

    Media Conference on Church in Information Society Held in Odesa

    Journalists, church leaders, representatives of church press services, Christian publications, and church TV studios and websites, as well as Christian bloggers, participate in the media conference “The Church in the Information Society" held on May 20-21 in Odesa.

  • 16 May 2011, 16:52 | Religion and society | 

    Brotherhood of St. Andrew the First-Called of UAOC Makes Statement on Events of May 9

    On May 14, in Kaniv, a traditional meeting of the All-Ukrainian Brotherhood of St. Andrew the First-Called Apostle was held. It was attended by representatives of the regional brotherhoods from Lviv, Kharkiv, Kyiv, Kirovohrad, Mykolaiv, Cherkasy.

  • 13 May 2011, 09:06 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    Conference on Religion and Goverment Held at Ukrainian Catholic University

    On May 13-14, at the Ukrainian Catholic University (UCU) in Lviv, the 14th National Academic Conference “Religion and Authorities in Ukraine: Cultural Tradition, Modern Experience and Prospects” will be held.

  • 4 March 2011, 03:00 | Announcements | 

    Training 'Church and Mass Media: Effective Cooperation' to be held in southern Ukraine

    On March 11-12, the Religious Information Service of Ukraine jointly with the Koch Foundation, the Board of Churches of the Southern Region of the Union "Church of God of Ukraine," and Christian Churches of the Kherson Oblast will hold a two-day training seminar "Church and the Mass Media: Effective Cooperation."

  • 10 January 2011, 14:50 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    30 historians from across Ukraine to discuss new history textbook

    On Jan. 14-15 Ukrainian historians will meet to discuss a new history textbook. The meeting is organized by the New Time Association of Teachers and the Petro Jacyk program for studying contemporary Ukraine and will be held at the Lviv-based Ukrainian Catholic University.

  • 23 December 2010, 12:32 | Community | 

    Ukrainian Population Shrinks to 45.8 Million in October

    The population of Ukraine totaled 45.8 million as of Nov. 1, 2010, according to a posting on the website of the State Statistics Committee.

  • 30 November 2010, 19:23 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    Ukrainians Say They Are Less Happy

    Over the year, the mood of residents of the northern (78%), central (65%) and southern parts (66%) of the country remained almost the same. But result dropped in the western part from 85% to 72% (while at the same time the number of those who said they were definitely happy dropped from 39% to 19%), in the eastern part from 73% to 64%, and in Donbas from 58% to 52%.

  • 15 November 2010, 11:26 | Religion and culture | 

    Role of Religious Communities in Management of Objects of World Heritage

    The participants of the seminar marked the International Year for the Rapprochement of Cultures, proclaimed by the UN General Assembly, which has become a valuable tool for exchanging experiences and dialogues between cultures and is aimed to foster respect for the confession of each person

  • 11 November 2010, 12:23 | Children young people and religion | 

    International Meeting of European Salesian Youth Ministers Held in Lviv

    The Salesians holds in Lviv an international meeting of all persons responsible for youth ministry in the countries of central and northern Europe.

  • 25 October 2010, 14:10 | Religion in mass media | 

    Christians Will Learn to Witness Effectively

    On November 13-14, in Irpin of the Kyiv region, a Christian conference MediaMobilization of journalists, bloggers, Internet activists, workers of church press centers, and leaders of Christian ministries will be held.

  • 11 October 2010, 12:04 | Religion and society | 

    Antoine Arjakovsky: Trust and Responsibility Develop Philanthropy

    This year's social week was held under the motto "Trust. Responsibility. Philanthropy." The meetings of the week dealt with various aspects of understanding trust, responsibility, and philanthropy, and gathered representatives of state, private and public sectors from Ukraine and abroad.

  • 7 October 2010, 13:12 | Religion and society | 

    Problems of Trust in Business Discussed During 3rd Ecumenical Social Week

    During Ecumenical Social Week director of the World Bank for Ukraine, Belarus, and Moldova, Martin Raiser, noted: "the lack of trust in post-socialist countries is due to the long period of life in stress due to relentless work of KGB and other similar institutions."

  • 6 October 2010, 11:56 | World of Protestantism | 

    Exhibition "Protestantism in Independent Ukraine" Opened in Lviv Museum of Religion

    The newly created exhibition "Protestantism in Independent Ukraine" deals with the history of the Protestant movement in the world and in Ukraine.

  • 4 October 2010, 13:21 | Religion and society | 

    Bishop of Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church Participates in Session of Council of Bishops' Conferences of Europe

    From September 30 to October 3, 2010, an annual plenary session of the Council of the Bishops' Conferences of Europe was held. The session was attended by Secretary of the Synod of Bishops of the UGCC, head of the administration of the Patriarchal Curia, Bishop Bohdan (Dziurakh).

  • 30 September 2010, 18:46 | Conferences, seminars, researches

    Lviv Ecumenical Social Week to Be Launched Next Week

    On October 4-10, 2010, the Institute of Ecumenical Studies of the Ukrainian Catholic University together with the Lviv City Council, the Lviv Regional State Administration, the Regional Council, and the Lviv Polytechnic University will conduct the third Lviv Ecumenical Social Week "Trust, Responsibility, Philanthropy."

  • 28 September 2010, 12:54 | Conferences, seminars, researches | 

    Jubilee 'Assumption Readings' Held in Ukraine

    On September 27-30, in Kyiv, the Tenth International Assumption readings "Holy Day: Gratefulness, Release, Unification" will take place.